Agriculture Scholarships

Scholarships open to students majoring in Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, and other related fields.

Kentucky Farm Bureau Education Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Kentucky Farm Bureau
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: February 28, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who is the child of a Kentucky Farm Bureau member. In addition to the general scholarship, there is a scholarship specifically open to students whose parents are actively engaged in production ag.

Young Farmer Scholarship
Sponsor: Kentucky Farm Bureau
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: February 28, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students majoring in agriculture or a related field at a Kentucky college or university (unless the program of study is not offered in the state of Kentucky). Applicant must be a member of Kentucky Farm Bureau and remain such while the scholarship is in force.

ASEV Scholarship Programs
Sponsor: American Society for Enology and Viticulture
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 1, 2021
Description: Scholarships are open to undergraduate and graduate students studying enology or viticulture, or in a curriculum emphasizing a science basic to the wine and grape industry.

Clair A. Hill Scholarship & ACWA Scholarship
Sponsor: Association of California Water Agencies
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 1, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to California residents who will be attending a University of California or California State University campus during the 2020-2019 academic year and enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in a water resources-related field of study related to engineering, agriculture and/or urban water supply, environmental studies or public administration. Applicant must be at least a junior at the time of the award.

CVA Scholarship
Sponsor: Central Valley Ag (CVA)
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 1, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who are a current CVA member-owner (Iowa, Kansas, or Nebraska). Applicant must demonstrate leadership abilities, academic performance, and a desire to further their education and career in an agriculturally related field.

Daughters of American Agriculture Scholarship
Sponsor: American Agri-Women
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 1, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to any farm, ranch or agribusiness woman or her daughter who are graduating high school seniors, current college students, or returning students who are pursuing accredited courses in agriculture leadership, communications, rural sociology, medicine, or any other courses directly related to agriculture.

GCFM Scholarships
Sponsor: The Garden Club Federation of Maine
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 1, 2021
Description: Scholarships are open to current college students who are legal residents of Maine and majoring in Horticulture, Floriculture, Landscape Design, Conservation, Forestry, Botany, Agronomy, Plant Pathology, Environmental Concerns, Ecology, Land Management and other garden-related fields.

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Scholarship
Sponsor: Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Amount: Up to $20,000 over four years
Closing Date: March 1, 2021
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors who are Texas residents and plan to attend a Texas college or university. There are multiple scholarships with specific requirements.

Feeding Tomorrow Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships
Sponsor: Feeding Tomorrow
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 2, 2021
Description: Scholarships are open to students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in a variety of disciplines within the science of food.

Friends of the California State Fair Scholarship Program
Sponsor: California State Fair
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: March 2, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are legal residents of California. There are 14 categories of scholarships – see website for details. In addition to the general scholarships, there are specific scholarships open to Agriculture, Art, Business, Culinary Arts, Education, Enology, Hospitality Management or Viticulture majors.

AFA Leader and Academic Scholarships
Sponsor: Agriculture Future of America
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: March 10, 2021
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate students enrolled in an agriculture-related degree programs across the U.S.

Truman D. Picard Scholarship
Sponsor: Intertribal Timber Council
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: March 12, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current undergraduate and graduate students who are Native American and pursuing a higher education in Natural Resources.

High School Senior Scholarships
Sponsor: Compeer Financial
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: March 15, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who have been accepted into an agriculture or agriculture-related curriculum at a university, college or community college. Applicant must be a resident of Compeer Financial’s 144 county territory (Illinois, Minnesota, and Wisconsin).

Montana Farmers Union Scholarships
Sponsor: Montana Farmers Union
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: March 15, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to Montana students who are attending/planning to attend a university, college, community college or college of technology in or out-of-state. Applicant must be a MFU member.

Don Diego Scholarships
Sponsor: Don Diego Scholarship Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: March 29, 2021
Description: Scholarships are open to high school seniors who reside in San Diego County (California) and have participated in the San Diego County Fair and/or other activities associated with the Del Mar Fairgrounds.

ABAK Buena S. Bond Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: AgriBusiness Association of Kentucky (ABAK)
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate students who are Kentucky residents and have a declared major in an agricultural related field of study.

IAW Helen Henert Agricultural Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Women Changing the Face of Agriculture
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: March 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to female rising college seniors who are Agriculture Education majors and who intend to become an agriculture instructor. Applicant must be enrolled in an Illinois college or university.

PCGC Scholarship
Sponsor: Penn-Cumberland Garden Club
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: March 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current college students with a major in horticulture or a field related to the PCGC mission. Application must be a local student to Penn-Cumberland.

Washington Wine Industry Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Washington Wine Industry Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 31, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending Washington colleges who are pursuing studies in viticulture, enology, and other wine-related studies.

Ted Rolins Eco Scholarship
Sponsor: Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 1, 2021
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current undergraduate college students who are majoring (or plan to major) in a field related to sustainability.

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